Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 3, No. 182. Saturday, 25 July 1992.
From: Hardy M. Cook <
Date: Saturday, July 25, 1992
Subject: OED2 on CD-ROM
[This announcement appeared in the Summer 1992 electronic edition of the
*REACH Newsletter*. --hmc]
THE OED2 IS NOW AVAILABLE ON CD-ROM
The 20 volumes of the Second Edition of the Oxford English
Dictionary (OED2) are now available on a single CD-ROM,
complete with retrieval software and full documentation.
The current version runs on the PC as a Windows application.
A Macintosh version is due out early in 1993.
The price of the CD-ROM is $895, considerably lower than the
price of the printed version at $2750.
For further information on the OED2 in its new CD-ROM form,
please communicate with the Oxford University Press at:
Oxford University Press
200 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
ext. 7370 or 7127